HealthCare Assistant - Thatcham

Elysium Healthcare
02 Dec 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Elysium Healthcare brings together a unique approach to the delivery of care where the patient is embedded in the heart of all aspects of hospital life.
Our inclusive way of working has the patient as a true partner in their care. We recognise that each and every member of staff has an important role to play in the success of Elysium. It is with their dedication, passion and hard work that we can deliver excellent care programs that truly benefit the patients.
Elysium Healthcare has a network of 22 sites strategically placed across England and Wales.

Our Healthcare Assistant role involves:

Assisting qualified staff with the assessment and implementation of individual patient care plans
Undertaking routine tasks and activities as directed to facilitate the well-being, dignity and treatment of all patients
Providing practical support and responsive care to patients who require assistance with intimate personal needs such as dressing, bathing and toileting activities, ensuring that such activities comply with procedures and the relevant healthcare legislation
Observing and monitoring the well-being of patients ensuring that any unusual physical, mental or emotional occurrences are promptly referred to senior staff/the primary nurse and documented as appropriate
Developing and maintaining a good professional relationship with patients, colleagues and visitors
Responding promptly and courteously to requests and enquiries

About our benefits

In return for your expertise and hard work, we offer a wide range of benefits:

25 days annual leave (at commencement of employment)
A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)
Continuous learning and development